Work release escape of Kenneth Johns

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DES MOINES – Kenneth Eugene Johns, convicted of violation of Prohibited Acts: Manufacturing, Delivery, Possession- Conterfeit Substances, Simulated Controlled Sunstances, Imitation Controlled Substances (124.401.1B[7]) and other crimes in Polk County, failed to report back to the Fort Des Moines Residential Facility as required last night.

Johns is a 52-year-old white male, height 5’11”, and weighs 190 pounds. He was admitted to the work release facility on August 6, 2019.

Persons with information on Johns’ whereabouts should contact local police.